I’m not one to put on tons of jewelry, but I am an earrings girl. I have several go-to options and wear a pair every day. Little did I know that I’ve been doing it “wrong” for so. many. years.



Do you have any earrings with those plastic discs on the backs? Kind of like these:




And did you notice that only one of each earring in those pictures has the plastic on the back? That’s because you’re supposed to take them off after you buy them. I never knew this!

It’s easy, too. They just pop right off:




I took a few minutes to remove all the discs from my earring backs and am enjoying having to fumble a little bit less when putting them on 🙂


What else am I missing? Have you ever had one of these “duh!” moments?